Kariba Hit By A 4.5 Magnitude Earthquake2 years ago
A 4.5 magnitude earthquake hit areas around Lake Kariba in the early hours of Monday.
The Meteorological Services Department (MSD) said the earthquake was felt on Monday around 03:39 am in Binga, about 15km from the lake.
Preliminary reports from the MSD stated that staff at the department’s stations in Binga felt the vibrations and a number of people whom they talked to over the phone confirmed.
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No reports of damage had been received as more investigations are underway to determine its intensity and the exact areas where the tremor was felt.
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Kariba and Manicaland province have in the past been periodically recording earthquakes of varying magnitudes.
More: The Chronicle